Portrait of a Praying Man
- Netherlandish Artist
Oil paint on panel
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation
Netherlandish Artist. Portrait of a Praying Man. about 1500. Oil paint on panel. Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. 1961.183.
Dimensionsimage height: 11 3/8 in, 28.8925 cm; image width: 8 3/8 in, 21.2725 cm; frame height: 19.875 in, 50.4825 cm; frame width: 16.75 in, 42.5450 cm
DepartmentEuropean and American Art Before 1900
CollectionEuropean Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known ProvenanceDuchesse de Berri, Venice; (Hôtel Drouot, Paris, Catalogue des Tableaux Anciens et Modernes composant la Galerie du Palais Vendramini [sic] . . . et appartenant à Mme la Duchesse de Berri, 17–18 April 1865, p. 5, cat. no. 18, as Bellini (Jean) Tête d’homme au prière). Professor Pollatchek, Budapest, by 1902.  Comte L. Edelsheim Gyulai, Budapest. (Wildenstein, New York); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863 1955] on 10 February 1954; gift 1961 to the Denver Art Museum, no. 1961.183 (on loan from the Kress Foundation, 1954–61). Exhibited in Budapest in 1902, per Wildenstein. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.